PUBG Corp sues Fortnite studio for copyright infringement

Last Friday, a representative from PUBG Corporation - developers of widely-popular battle royale shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds - announced they had filed a copyright violation lawsuit against Epic Games’ Fortnite, for its...
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Epic Games will provide $100m in prize pools for first year of Fortnite esports

Epic Games announced today it'll be investing a whopping $100m(£74m) into prize pools for Fortnite Battle Royale esports in the inevitable 2018-2019 season. This is the first we've heard of an...

Ashland University becomes first institution to add Fortnite esports

In February Ashland University announced they would begin an esports initiative stating they would be vetting for teams in League of Legends and Overwatch, among other popular titles.  Last week the private...
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OpTic and NGAGE Esports set to host Fortnite competition

Premier esports organisation OpTic Gaming and broadcast company NGAGE Esports, both owned by parent company Infinite Esports and Entertainment, have added another title to their upcoming OpTic Arena. Taking place on 8th-10th...
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Ninja to host Fortnite tournament at Esports Arena Las Vegas

Tyler "Ninja" Blevins, a former competitive gamer who's widely regarded as the face of Fortnite Battle Royale, is hosting and competing in a unique tournament on the game on April 21st. Working...

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SFV Brooklyn Beatdown is returning to ESL One New York

ESL and AEG have announced the anticipated return of the Brooklyn Beatdown to Barclays Center for its second edition during ESL One New York...